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The Week in Wine - 25 May 2020

The Week in Wine - 25 May 2020

May 25, 2020

Coronavirus news: California bars reopen, new trends in UK and US drinking habits - The challenges of the 2020 vintage in the southern hemisphere - Frost hits UK vineyards - On the horizon: Pink Prosecco - Rosé in Fashion: Sarah Jessica Parker and Dolce & Gabbana launch new rosés - Wine of the Week: Champagne Lelarge-Pugeot "Les Meuniers de Clémence"

The Week in Wine - 18 May 2020

The Week in Wine - 18 May 2020

May 18, 2020

Spotlight on Beer & Coronavirus - France to launch €140m scheme to distill wine - new greenhouse restaurant in Amsterdam - update from Burgundy - PG&E penalised $1.9bn for California wildfires - Champagne winemaker scammed out of €135,000 and 50,000 bottles - Wachau becomes Austria's newest DAC - New glass recycling targets in EU - Ribeira Sacra anger at Wine Advocate - Wine of the Week: a great wine with a really bad label...

The Week in Wine - 11 May 2020

The Week in Wine - 11 May 2020

May 11, 2020

Napa restaurant controversially reopens then closes, as California partially moves out of lockdown - Hong Kong eases restrictions - Tequila sales and ready to drink beverages soar in the US - Treasury Wine Estates sued by their shareholders - Constellation Brands increase their stake in cannabis company - In California, man arrested for drinking wine direct from a tanker - Wine of the week: La Rioja Alta Viña Ardanza 2010

The Week in Wine - 4 May 2020

The Week in Wine - 4 May 2020

May 4, 2020

Coronavirus news: South African wine export ban lifted; rise in online sales in the US and UK; one-table restaurant pops up in a Swedish field - News on the 2020 vintage - The potential impact of social distancing for port - Lawsuit won in China on fake Bordeaux - Wine of the week: "Mephisto" 2014 by Domaine de l'Ecu

The Week in Wine - 27 April 2020

The Week in Wine - 27 April 2020

April 27, 2020

Sales of alcohol in the UK up by 31% in March - MEP warns that 1bn litres of wine could go to waste - US loses 80% of its restaurant workforce - 2019 sales of Rias Baixas up by 42% in the UK - hail in Bordeaux - Penfolds register trademark in China - Campari set to buy 80% stake in Champagne Lallier - Cocktail of the Week: The Bamboo

The Week in Wine - 20 April 2020

The Week in Wine - 20 April 2020

April 20, 2020

Coronavirus news: South Africa wine exports closed down; craft beer sales in the UK tumble; Naked Wines hires 80 people in the US - In other news: Celebrities and Wine, as Snoop Dogg launches his own label as does Phillip Schofield in the UK - Wines of the Week, including Corison Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

The Week in Wine - 13 April 2020

The Week in Wine - 13 April 2020

April 13, 2020

More on the wine industry's response to coronavirus: The Wine Society resumes deliveries in the UK; sales figures in the UK "like Christmas"; South African wineries allowed to export - Champagne sales hit record high of over €5bn in 2019 - Champagne warns Tasmanian farmer over his "rhubarb champagne" - Wines of the Week

The Week in Wine - 6 April 2020

The Week in Wine - 6 April 2020

April 6, 2020

Coronavirus updates: Hong Kong bars to close for 14 days; Rémy-Cointreau predicts profits to fall by 30% this year; port sales on the rise; off-premise sales in the US increasing by 55% and online sales by 243% - interview with Prashant Patel of Back Room Wines in Napa, CA - Beaujolais sales on the rise in the UK - A Dose of Day with Wined Up Weekly

The Week in Wine - 30 March 2020

The Week in Wine - 30 March 2020

March 30, 2020

More on coronavirus and its impact on the wine industry - France officially recognises natural wine - Trinchero of Napa Valley launch new hard seltzer - Wines of the Week: La Grande Annee and Dom Perignon

The Week in Wine - 23 March 2020

The Week in Wine - 23 March 2020

March 23, 2020

Lockdowns in Europe and the US as coronavirus wreaks havoc in the drinks industry - Michael Broadbent MW, wine writer and auctioneer, dies aged 92 - UK fine wine investment company wound down because of fraud - Wine of the Week: Cadence "Bel Canto" Red Mountain 2006

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